What is the McKinney - Vento Act?

  • The McKinney-Vento Education of Homeless Children and Youth Assistance Act is a federal law that ensures immediate enrollment and educational stability for homeless children and youth. McKinney-Vento provides federal funding to states for the purpose of supporting district programs that serve homeless students.

    The Director of Student Support Services, Lori Bruce, serves as the Homeless Liaison for Carlisle Public Schools.  Please contact her with any questions or concerns.